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How to Create Thermal Barriers to Save Money on Heating and Cooling

October 28th, 2014 | by Scott Cooney

The importance of properly insulating your home should be quite apparent at this point. Creating so-called thermal barriers in the home to keep heat from moving from one place to another can save a lot of money on heating and cooling costs as well as help keep living and working spaces more comfortable


5 Cancer-Causers Lurking in Your Home

April 13th, 2012 | by Sonya Kanelstrand

Much information is being shared about carcinogens in everyday items such as formaldehyde, nitrobenzene and methylene chloride. Instead of feeling shocked and perplexed by the toxicity you are involuntary living in, you can take a few simple actions to rid your home of many cancer-causers and ensure a healthy environment for you and your family


10 Houseplants That Clean Indoor Air

September 26th, 2011 | by Sonya Kanelstrand

Until recently, nobody suspected there could be anything like indoor air pollution. With the development of technology and the better insulation of buildings in the past decades to save heating costs and to conserve energy, the air indoors gradually grew more stagnant allowing for common household pollutants to accumulate and in turn affect our health.



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